Discover an amazing food festival


Now in its seventh year, Gloucester Quays Food Festival attracted almost 150,000 people in 2016 and is now firmly established as the biggest event of its type in the South West.

The Food Festival Market is the perfect mix of food, music and entertainment for the whole family. This year it will feature an eclectic mix stalls with an incredible mix of award-winning cuisine from across Gloucestershire and beyond, plus cookware, crafts, accessories and lots lots more.

The Lawn Stage will showcase an array of live music to enjoy, surrounded by fantastic street food, delicious ice cream and sweet treats together with bars serving up a variety of cooling summer drinks.

There is also the chance to hop on to a vintage Routemaster bus converted into a funky double decker bus bar with waterside seating, and DJs spinning perfect festival sounds.



All chef demos are free to enter and seating will be on a first come first served basis.



Gloucester Quays
St Ann Way


opening times

Friday 28th July 10am-6pm
Saturday 29th July 10am-6pm
Sunday 30th July 10am-5pm



Chef Demos

Winner of TV’s The Great British Bake Off, Candice Brown, will headline our line up of celebrity chefs as they serve up a fantastic menu of fun, food and drink at Gloucester Quays Food Festival 2017 from July 28-30.

Talented Candice will demonstrate the stunning traditional and vintage-inspired baking that has made her the talk of the foodie circuit and a red hot attraction on the Food Festival scene.

All the chefs will be using Stoves’ British-made appliances





Stefan Gates

The sizzling summer fun begins in the Stoves Cookery Theatre on Friday, July 28 when TV's Stefan Gates of CBBC's Incredible Edibles will be hosting fun interactive kids cooking demonstrations. These will include spectacular food science tricks and wild and wacky cooking for kids of all ages!

11am – 11.30am: Demo 1 (approx. 30 mins)

11.45am – 12.15pm: Book signing 1 (30 mins)

1.30pm – 2pm: Demo 2 (approx. 30 mins)

2.15pm – 2.45pm: Book signing 2 (30 mins)

3.30pm – 4pm: Demo 3 (approx. 30 mins)

4.15pm – 4.45pm: Book Signing 3 (30 mins)

Baker Bros

Then on Saturday July 29 Tom and Henry Herbert, better known as TV's The Fabulous Baker Brothers will be demonstrating their baking skills. Tom and Henry also own the award-winning Hobbs House Bakeries in Tetbury, Nailsworth, Chipping Sodbury, Bristol, Malmesbury

11am – 11.45am: Demo 1 (approx. 45 mins)

12.15pm – 12.30pm: Book signing 1 (15 mins)

1.30pm – 2.15pm: Demo 2 (approx. 45 mins)

2.30pm – 2.45pm: Book signing 2 (15 mins)

4pm – 4.45pm: Demo 3 (approx. 45 mins)

Candice Brown

2016 winner of TV’s The Great British Bake Off, will be the star celebrity chef at the Food Festival on Sunday July 30. Candice has taken the foodie world by storm after swapping teaching for baking with spectacular success.

11am – 11.45am: Demo 1 (approx. 45 mins)

12.15pm – 12.45pm: Book signing 1 (30 mins)

1.30pm – 2.15pm: Demo 2 (approx. 45 mins)

2.45pm – 3.15pm: Book signing 2 (30 mins)

4pm – 4.45pm: Demo 3 (approx. 45 mins)

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Along with the hilarious free Stefan Gates demos on the Friday.
Free lawn games will be available to keep the kids entertained across the whole weekend.